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Harris Broadcast announces hire of new CEO


(WGEM) - Harris Broadcast has a new CEO.

The company announced that Charlie Vogt, a 25-year veteran in the IT and telecom industry, will take over as CEO for the company.

"Charlie's proven track record of taking companies with powerful and promising technology to the next level uniquely positions him to lead this business," said Carl Vogel, Harris Broadcast Chairman and board member of Dish Network. "His decision to join Harris Broadcast as President and CEO likewise reflects the promise and potential behind the company's market-leading technology, marquee customers and exceptional employees. Charlie will bring to Harris Broadcast vision, leadership, creativity and operational discipline as well as an entrepreneurial and customer-first culture."

(Click here to read more about the announcement from Harris Broadcast's web site.)

Harris Broadcast hired Vogt after releasing former CEO Harris Morris, who held the position for five months.

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